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Jessica Hirsche is one of those talented people you wish you could take out to dinner and have a cocktail with. Just because they’re so undeniably talented that you feel like perhaps, just a little of their genius will seep into your pores (hello that was a weird visual for a Tuesday morning!) Jessica is

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Tim and KatieI woke up early on our wedding day to the sound of rain. I knew what was ahead; thunderstorms and steady showers. It was 5 am and I’d slept well. I wasn’t nervous nor excited – I was ready. I had waited a long time to become Tim’s wife. We started dating 10 years earlier, where we quickly became each others best friend.I bought

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Jo and JohnnyHappy Valentine’s Day! No matter what you may be doing today, may it be filled with a moment or two of love, of snuggles and of counting blessings. I thought today was the perfect day to share other people’s love stories (something I adore reading) and there’s something about love stories while couple’s

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Is it really any wonder Karen Willis Holmes continues to delight me when she produces images such as these? These photographs of her latest Ready To Wear collection are stunning.Elegant, classic silhouettes, feminine, sweet detailing and glamour which is nothing but stylish. What a beautiful choice for your wedding day.Images by 35mm Fashion Photography for

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1. Adele beaded sash from UntamedPetals 2. Kim bridal sash from AmieNoelDesigns 3. Crystal Beaded Rhinestone Bridal Sash Ophelia from SparkleSM 4. Mosaic crystal beaded clear rhinestone sash from Ingenueb 5. Crystal & Ribbon Sash from MyOliviaNelson 6. Nouveau wide elegant beaded crystal sash/belt from Ingenueb

Dear groomsmen,Wow!  You scrub up well! Guys always do look fantastic in a suit. I hope you feel as good as you look. But take those sunglasses off. Now. And take your hands out of your pockets. That’s better.No, we really don’t have time for a quick beer before the ceremony, so put it away.

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Happy Monday Dotties! What did you get up to over the weekend? I can’t believe it’s already Valentines Day week! Isn’t the year going fast?So let’s start our week of with a fantastical, talented vendor, a spotlight on a member of Ms Polka Dot’s DirectoryWe love our Polka Dot Directory members- flooding in are florists,

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Emma and Alex“I have to admit that I although I always wanted an engagement shoot, deep down I was terrified. I had been reading wedding blogs long before I was actually engaged. I had collected pictures of inspiration and ideas that would reflect our love.Everyone tells you what they think is the most important piece

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Nikki and DannyImagine having your engagement photographs taken on salt flats. Where the ruggedness and worn feeling of the land is such a juxtaposition against two people newly engaged and very much in love. This engagement shoot took place in St Kilda, South Australia right near the salt flats and was shot by White Wall

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Katrina and MartyThere’s nothing like a lazy day floating down the river on a row boat with your loved one, watching the world go by.  Anna Selent sent over the engagement shoot of Katrina and Marty who took to the Yarra River in a rowboat for their photographs.“We knew each other only as acquaintances through

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The brand new collection from bridal accessories beauty Kristi Bonnici is about to make it’s very stylish debut and I have to say, although this collection features no polka dot veils, I do think it may just be one of my favourites!Called “Sometimes A Whisper Is Enough”, the collection was inspired by “quiet, enduring love

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So with 2012 well underway, I get to do something I have been waiting months for! While the past two years seem to have been sucked out of me with website builds, I realised I missed you dear readers, I missed the interaction, I missed the long emails we would have, I missed the comments

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It was a delight to share the modern Tasmanian wedding of Kristy and Josh showcased on Polka Dot Bride recently and I had to crack a laugh when Josh mentioned why they chose MONA to exchange their vows.“You may or may not have heard of MONA. But I was pretty sure today there would be

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As a self confessed sticky beak, I love to see what’s going on in other people’s lives. So here’s a sneak peek at the life of the Polka Dot team! Well, at least when we’re not behind our computer screens!We had our first official Christmas party in 2011 at a beautiful vineyard. All the polka

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